Body Confidence

Body Confidence, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • mental health at work
    Wellbeing

    “How affirmations helped me deal with negative body image”

  • bed sheets
    Relationships

    “Not having sex for months made me realise something major about myself”

  • Fearne Cotton
    Celebrity

    Fearne Cotton has this to say about “disliking” her own physical appearance

Latest Stories

Travel

Take the plunge at one of the UK’s best nudist beaches

It's time to strip off and embrace your nakedness.

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Megan Murray
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Jameela Jamil
People

Jameela Jamil expertly nails the toxicity of “pandemic body” pressures

She chatted with Laura Whitmore about body neutrality.

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Hollie Richardson
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negative body image
Strong Women

How to deal with negative thoughts about your body

Psychologists and body image experts share their body image advice for lockdown.

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Ally Sinyard
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Jameela Jamil calls out Adele tweets
People

Jameela Jamil perfectly articulates the big problem with those Adele memes

“It encourages us to demonize and become afraid of food…”

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Hollie Richardson
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Hannah Keegan
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Dina Asher-Smith lives her most surreal moment by becoming a Barbie

“Eight-year-old me would feel seen”

Women talk about taboos.
Life

Five women on those body taboos we’re supposed to keep quiet about

Sex, body hair, pelvic floors – it’s time to talk.

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Stylist Team
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Celebrity

Lizzo just revealed how she overcame body dysmorphia in her 20s

“I can’t just wake up and be a white girl”

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

“What losing my legs taught me about body neutrality”

Kat Hawkins shares her journey to self-acceptance after becoming a double amputee

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philosophy
Jameela Jamil comes out as queer.
People

The heartbreaking reason Jameela Jamil left an event after just 10 minutes

The actor was convinced she would be “fat-shamed”.

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Jessica Rapana
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How to see your body more positively
Life

Making this simple change to the way you think could transform how you feel about your body

Because self-love is important.

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Lauren Geall
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Jameela Jamil has shut down bullying Piers Morgan on Twitter.
People

Jameela Jamil calls for an end to short men shaming in heartfelt Twitter plea

Model and activist blasts "ridiculous" stigma

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Anna Brech
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Anna Brech
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Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop faces fresh criticism for “leanest livable weight" advice

Dr Giles Yeo says piece about diets is misleading and dangerous

People

Stop saying Stacey Solomon is flaunting her “postpartum body”: it’s just her body

A woman sharing a “normal” photo of herself in a bikini shouldn’t be this ground-breaking.

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Megan Murray
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People

Billie Piper on self-care, social media and what it means to be a woman in 2019

Unretouched and honest: our guest editor bares all.

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Billie Piper
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Fashion

How feel-good fashion became the ultimate trend of 2019

From colourful dresses to eye-catching headgear, we explore the positive power of fashion.

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Stylist Team
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Eve Women's Wrestling, London, UK
Long Reads

“How a women’s wrestling night changed my view of my body forever”

“I didn’t anticipate that watching women wrestle would radically shift how I thought about my body. But it did.”

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Moya Crockett
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Billie Eilish performing
People

Billie Eilish isn’t here for the “slut-shaming” undertones of that baggy clothes commentary

“I don’t like that there’s this weird new world of supporting me by shaming people that may not want to dress like me.”

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Carol Vorderman
People

Carol Vorderman’s response to this ageist remark was truly iconic

Handled like a true queen.

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Lauren Geall
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Hollie Richardson
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Brittany Runs a Marathon: Jillian Bell is sick of being cast as the “fat best friend”

It's promising to be the next big indie film.

Camila Cabello has called out body-shaming on Instagram
People

Camila Cabello has nailed the real danger of body-shaming

“Not today, Satan”

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Meena Alexander
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